The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 81 101 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs citing CMS 29 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.46% 0.40% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.24% 2.07% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 7
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
258 241 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.85% 19.34% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 223 227 134
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CMS
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMS across the Kent region.

CMS Salary Trend in Kent

CMS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

CMS Salary Histogram in Kent

CMS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +10 8 £40,000 +150.00% 1
Maidstone +13 6 £28,750 -17.85% 1
Folkestone - 2 £37,250 -
Dartford - 1 £33,250 -
West Malling - 1 £42,500 -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 31 (73.81%) HTML
2 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 27 (64.29%) CSS
4 25 (59.52%) MVC
5 23 (54.76%) C#
5 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
5 23 (54.76%) .NET
5 23 (54.76%) jQuery
6 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.95%) SEO
7 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (28.57%) Sitecore
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
9 9 (21.43%) Umbraco
9 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (21.43%) User Experience
10 8 (19.05%) Degree
10 8 (19.05%) MySQL
10 8 (19.05%) PHP
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) Advertising
10 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.05%) Adobe
11 7 (16.67%) TDD
11 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 6 (14.29%) WordPress
4 4 (9.52%) ColdFusion
4 4 (9.52%) Confluence
4 4 (9.52%) Railo
5 3 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (4.76%) WorkSite
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.38%) TYPO3
7 1 (2.38%) Lync
7 1 (2.38%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DTS
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Grunt
2 1 (2.38%) Yeoman
2 1 (2.38%) Bower
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
3 5 (11.90%) Publishing
4 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.76%) Law
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Games
6 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Website Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) CMS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Designer
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.38%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) HTML
2 27 (64.29%) CSS
3 23 (54.76%) .NET
3 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 23 (54.76%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (16.67%) HTML5
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (11.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (11.90%) REST
9 4 (9.52%) ColdBox
9 4 (9.52%) XML
9 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) W3C
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Android
1 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) SEO
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Web Design
5 6 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.52%) OOD
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Kanban
7 4 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (9.52%) Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Android Development
8 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.76%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) MVVM
10 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.38%) Search Engine Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 23 (54.76%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) PHP
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe
4 6 (14.29%) EPiServer
5 5 (11.90%) Google
6 4 (9.52%) Twitter
7 1 (2.38%) Verint
7 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.38%) Avaya
7 1 (2.38%) Ektron
7 1 (2.38%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.38%) Tealeaf
7 1 (2.38%) Tableau
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum
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